The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +23.07%
SDH
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.20% 18.13% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 14
Average salary £35,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £50,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SDH across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SDH
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SDH across the Midlands region.

SDH Salary Trend in the Midlands